1. As a child I never attended a midnight release party
    My parents weren't into it. They did ship the book to our very rural house once before online shopping was really a thing so don't think they in any way deprived me
  2. The announcement for Cursed Child underwhelmed me
    A script? Written with two other authors? Sounds like trumped up fanfic to me. But I'm on board
  3. But THEN
  4. My lovey goddess sisterwife wanted to attend a midnight release!
    I flipped! She's a gem
  5. Parnassus Books in Nashville is glorious and if you visit and like independent bookstores, GO. It's charming
  6. So we purchased our tickets, which were adorable
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    Using it as a bookmark!
  7. And I fulfilled my lifelong dreams and made a robe
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    Ilvermorny inspired
  8. And Rachel made us wands!
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    And I rocked my mother's hogawarts backpack, my time turner, hedwig earrings and ravenclaw tie
  9. They had decorations and trivia and the movies playing and treats and so much themed wonderfulness
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  10. S/O to my Hufflepuffs
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    The owl balloons were INSPIRED
  11. And all the goodies to purchase !
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    I have a puzzle problem but that's another list entirely
  12. Overkill? Maybe
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    I think we look perfect for a Saturday night out on the town
  13. It was everything I dreamed and then I got to come home and read Harry Potter
    Oh Ron, how I've missed your bad jokes and ability to infuriate Hermione. GOD I MISSED THESE GUYS
  14. Important PSA : Go to pottermore and read about Ilvermorny and the North American history. Because fantastic beasts is soon and I expect you all to appreciate the authenticity of my costume
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